At least four civilians reported killed in the Lower Shabelle region, KNN reports on Thursday.
Unknown gunmen opened fire on a civilian minibus around Lanta-Buro area killing four passengers, witnesses told Radio Kulmiye in Mogadishu on Thursday.
Several other passengers have been taken a hostage by the assaults.
The motive on the accident is yet unclassified. But tensions have been running in the region between two rival clans over the years.
Writing and editing by Mohamed Odowa.